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Is Alexander Wang Leaving Balenciaga?

His future there remains uncertain.
Is Alexander Wang Leaving Balenciaga? His future there remains uncertain.

The creative director of the Spanish brand is reportedly in talks to renew his contract but his future there remains uncertain.

A spokesperson for Kering, the holding company which owns Balenciaga, told WWD: "There are discussions between the designer and Balenciaga regarding the renewal of the contract".

However they refused to discuss the "likelihood of an agreement."

The brand has gone from strength to strength with Alexander - who took over from Nicolas Ghesquière in 2012 - and CEO Isabelle Guichot at the helm.

Just last March he said: "I feel we're already a globally recognized house, and a top luxury leader. We're well on our way."

However, it's thought the designer - who also presides over his own eponymous New York-based label - could be finding juggling the two roles challenging.

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